The St. Charles Companies this week welcomes singer-songwriter, Lynn Hollyfield and her band to the St. Charles free waterfront Sunset Concert Festival this Friday, June 15th at 7 p.m. Hollyfield brings a passionate blend of original contemporary pop, blues and folk music to the St. Charles venue, with crisp, acoustic guitar skills and heartfelt lyrics. Hollyfield hails from Staten Island, NY where she picked up the guitar at age 10 and ran with musical influences she experienced from home. She has found inspiration from the great jazz artists, Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday as well as the Beatles, Cream and CSNY. More information on Lynn Hollyfield can be found at www.lynnhollyfield.com.
Along with the concert, residents and visitors from Waldorf and Southern Maryland can enjoy the St. Charles Farmers Market from 4-7:30 p.m. on Friday with delicious produce, fresh flowers, desserts, baked goods, honey and hand-crafted soaps and can dine on chicken sandwiches, salads, wraps, sides and drinks from Chick-fil-A®.
The Sunset Concert Festival is a summer-long arts festival sponsored by The St. Charles Companies and the Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission. Featuring a variety of local artists and musical genres, the concerts are being held every Friday night beginning at 7 p.m.
For more information, visit us on Facebook at stcharlesmd. Bands perform in the promenade area of the boardwalk, which is in the center of the property. Plenty of free parking is available and concert goers are encouraged to bring blankets or chairs for seating. Coolers are permitted, but alcohol and glass containers are not permitted. Concerts will end at dusk and all performances are free and open to the public. The O’Donnell Lake Restaurant Park is located at the intersection of St. Patrick’s Drive and Smallwood Drive West in St. Charles, across from the movie theater and the St. Charles Towne Center. Directions: From Route 301, turn onto Smallwood Drive West. Go through two lights, and O’Donnell Lake will be on your right, just past Sears Automotive. For directions using internet-based map programs, use the address 10440 O’Donnell Place.